Why is it important to set goals for ourselves? There are many reasons and ways that setting goals are very beneficial to us. There is actually a certain science around the effect that setting goals can have. The point is not merely fantasizing about achieving our goals because this can trick our minds into believing […]
So you started CrossFit. You go every week, you’ve made friends, you know all the terms like WOD and PR and you’ve seen an incredible difference in your body and energy levels. You’re part of the community. Is there still a little part holding you back from participating in CrossFit events? CrossFit events aren’t just […]
I'm married to Luke Ahl, I'm a mom to 3 very energetic boys, ages 9, 8, & 5. I work as a Accounting Supervisor at Mayco Industries in Birmingham.
If you are an avid CrossFitter, then you know the addictive results that it can have. If you are new to CrossFit, then you will soon find out. Just like with any other workout program, effective recovery is essential. It can be tempting to never give yourself time off in order to heal your muscles, […]
I was born in Los Angeles and lived in the Southern California area until I was 11 years old, but my dad's job moved my family and I out to Austin in 2003. I played golf at Sam Houston State University and moved out to Birmingham the summer after I graduated from college. I moved out here to be with my now fiancé - Adam. He is currently in residency at UAB and we moved to Fultondale 2 years ago.
CrossFit is more than just a type of workout. It’s a community where like-minded people come together with different goals in mind and on different walks of life, but they have CrossFit in common. You make friends and family, so it’s important to respect your community members how you would want to be respected. Here […]
I'm married to Jonathan Fox, I'm a mom to 3 very rambunctious kids and I work as a legal assistant for a lawfirm in B'ham.
In CrossFit, the workout regimens we do coincide with how we move and what we put into our bodies outside the gym. Every time you push yourself harder or put a bite in your mouth, you affect the results. This is why it’s important to make every choice a good one. This is also why we […]
Everyone should by now know how to fist bump, comment and log your own workouts, but what features on SugarWOD could you be missing?
I am from Minor but moved to Gardendale over 10 years ago. My wife Jennie and I have three daughters - Tanner, Laci and Chloe. I work in marketing and technology, so I spend a lot of time on a computer.